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Imitation VS Innovation

Everyone’s looking for the next JK Rowling, but like any “Cinderella Story”, they tend to forget that there’s no such thing as an overnight success.  According to Wikipedia, JK Rowling was rejected by 12 different publishing houses before Bloomsbury agreed to publish the first Harry Potter Book.  335 more words


Pixar Was My Dream

As soon as I heard John Lasseter, creative head of Pixar Animation Studios, speak these words, “I want someone who has this burning desire to tell a story that they want to tell”, I knew he was talking directly to me. 1,263 more words


'Planes: Fire & Rescue' Premiere Pays 'Loving Tribute' to Firefighters, Says Dane Cook

Disney’s “Planes: Fire & Rescue” touched down on Hollywood Boulevard outside the El Capitan Theatre on July 15 for the animated film’s premiere, with Dane Cook returning to voice high-flying Dusty, the crop duster. 249 more words


A 113 ou le mot de code Pixar

Tu es fan des films Pixar ? Tu es peut-être pourtant passé à côté… Tu as les DVD chez toi ? C’est le moment de les ressortir ou bien d’aller directement… 141 more words

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'Big Hero 6' Trailer

This looks awesome.  The Pixar-infusion to Disney Animation has apparently done wonders because this looks incredible.  Now combined with some goodness from the Marvel side of the family, there’s virtually no way that… 7 more words


A Fascinating Day In Animation History: Pixar's 'Ratatouille' (2007)

So June 29, 2007 doesn’t sound like that long ago, but along with being the release date of Pixar’s 8th feature film, Ratatouille, this was also the day that the first iPhone came out. 354 more words


Via Anime Insider: John Lasseter on Spirited Away (Fall 2002)

This feature article on Spirited Away includes a bit with Pixar bigwig John Lasseter talking about his role in localizing Spirited Away.